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Wednesday 22 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Wal-Mart

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# Wal-Mart
Boy (2) finds his mum's gun in her purse - and accidentally shoots her dead
The concealed gun fired when the child reached into her purse.
# Faking it
Thief fakes heart attack so his friend can steal toys
Nice try, but no.
# Lawsuit
Comedian Tracy Morgan sues Wal-Mart over deadly truck crash
The six-car collision last month seriously injured Morgan and killed another comedian.
# life sucks
Police hunt man who sucked women's toes in Wal-Mart
But the Wal-Mart Toe Sucker is still at large.
# 10 items or else
Elderly man attacks shopper for having too many items at express checkout
And you thought self-service checkouts were bad?
# meat up
'Donkey meat' in Wal-Mart China found to contain fox meat
The retail giant has recalled ‘Five Spice Donkey Meat’ from some stores in China.
# Game Over
Video game maker Atari files for bankruptcy
Atari, which turned 40 last year, was a video game pioneer with games like “Pong” and “Centipede,” but has changed ownership several times amid financial problems.
# 112 dead
Wal-Mart, Disney clothes found in Bangladesh fire
112 people were killed in the fire on Saturday at the Tazreen Fashions Ltd. factory.
# Global 500
Two of the world’s biggest companies are in Dublin. Can you guess which ones?
Two Dublin based companies are in the last 100 of Fortune Magazine’s Global 500.
# Snake Bite
Man bitten by rattlesnake in Wal-Mart
A shopper in an outdoor garden department reached down to pick up a stick – only to realise it was a rattlesnake.
# Supermarkets
New guidelines for retail planning could pave way for hypermarkets
The guidelines will allow for larger superstores and supermarkets to be built in Ireland.
# Markets
Global markets volatile on European banking worries and recession fears
Another volatile day on the markets as investors continue to worry about the European banking system and the possibility of America slipping into another recession.
# Wal-Mart
US Supreme Court blocks major sex action against Wal-Mart
The court votes 5-4 to block a billion-dollar lawsuit, because there are simply too many women looking to take part in it.